Six Mahabhishekas at Chidambaram Nataraja Swamy Temple

Chidambaram Nataraja Temple

Chidambaram Nataraja Temple

Six Mahabhishekas at Chidambaram Nataraja Swamy Temple are the famous festivals / utsavams held at Chidamabaram Thillai Natarajaswamy Temple.

Chidambaram is one of the five holiest Shiva temples, each representing one of the five natural elements; Chidambaram represents akasha (aether). The other four temples in this category are: Thiruvanaikaval Jambukeswara, Trichy (water), Kanchi Ekambareswara (earth) Kanchipuram, Thiruvannamalai Arunachaleswara (fire), Thiruvanna malai and Kalahasti Nathar (wind), Sri Kalahasti.

The six Mahabhishekas of Chidambaram Temple are – Chithirai Onam, Aani Thirumanjanam, Aavani Chaturdashi, Purattasi Chaturdashi, Aardhraa Abhishekam during Arudra Darisanam and Maasi Chaturdashi.

Six Mahabhishekas of Chidambaram Temple in 2020 are…

16 April 2020, Thursday – CHITHIRAI ONAM

Timings – 6.30 PM to 10.30 PM at Kanakasabhai

8 July 2019, Monday – AANITHIRUMANJANAM

Timings – 3.00 AM to 6.00 AM at RAJASABHAI

12 September 2019, Thursday – AAVANI CHATHURDHASI

Timings – 6.30 PMto 10.30 PM at Kanakasabhai

12 October 2019, Saturday – PURATTASI CHATHURDHASI

Timings – 6.30 PM to 10.30 PM at Kanakasabhai

10 January 2020, Friday – AARDHRAA ABHISHEKAM

Timings – 3.00 AM to 6.00 AM at RAJASABHAI

8 March 2020, Sunday – MAASI CHATHURDHASI

Timings – 6.30 PM to 10.30 PM at Kanakasabhai

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